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EBC Scholarship Maharashtra 2019-20 (Updated)

Maharashtra Government offers an educational scholarship for economically backward class (EBC) students. This EBC scholarship is known as Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Fee Reimbursement Scheme. This article provides information about EBC scholarship which includes eligibility criteria, online registration, application form, last date of form filling, affidavit format, link to check EBC status etc. This information is applicable for EBC scholarship for AY 2019-20, 2018-19 and 2017-18.

PS

Application Re-apply has been commenced for A.Y. 19-20 from 3rd December 2020.

  • Full form of EBC: Economically Backward Class
  • Scheme name: Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Shikshan Shulkh Shishyavrutti Scheme
  • Name in Devnagari (Marathi): राजर्षी छत्रपती शाहू महाराज शिक्षण शुल्क शिष्यवृत्ती योजना
  • Benefits: EBC scholarship offers up to 100% fee concession for eligible students.

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Through CAP

  • Students must be admitted through the central admission process i.e. CAP rounds conducted by State CET Cell of Maharashtra State.
  • प्रवेश सरकारी प्रवेश प्रकीयेमधून घेतला असेल तरच विद्यार्थी ईबीसी शिष्यवृत्तीसाठी पात्र असेल.

Resident of Maharashtra

  • Applicant should be Domicile of Maharashtra and applicant belongs to Maharashtra State and Karnataka state border can apply for the scheme.
  • महाराष्ट्र राज्याचा रहिवासी: ही सवलत फक्त महाराष्ट्र रहिवाशी प्रमाणपत्र असणाऱ्या विद्यार्थ्यास लागू असेल. इतर राज्यातील रहिवाशी विद्यार्थी अपात्र.)

Income Below 8 Lakhs

  • The family annual income limit is up to Rs. 8 lakh.
  • कुटुंबाचे एकूण वार्षिक उत्पन्न लाखापेक्षा कमी असणे आवश्यक.

First Two Children Only

  • As per Government Resolution first two children are eligible for the scheme.
  • एकूण अपत्यांपैकी पहिले दोन अपत्य या सवलतीचा फायदा घेऊ शकतात.

All Category – if admitted under general & SEBC category

  • Candidate those who take admission under general category are eligible.
  • Available for all category students, Open – Maratha,  SC, ST, OBC, NT, VJ

Aadhaar Card

  • The candidate shall possess the Aadhaar seeded bank account having a centralized banking system facility
  • आधार कार्ड: आधार क्रमांक/ कार्ड आवश्यक

Should Not Avail Any Other Scholarship

  • The candidate should not apply or avail any other scholarship or stipend.
  • The candidate should not avail the benefit of other categories
  • अर्जदाराने इतर कोणत्याही शिष्यावृतीचा लाभ घेतलेला नसावा

For Regular Full-Time Courses Only

  • If taken admission in Distance Education, virtual learning and part-time courses, the candidate will not be eligible for EBC scholarship.

NO GAP or GAP Less Than 2 Years

  • If the candidate has a gap of 2 years, not eligible for EBC scholarship.

Attempt Exams Regularly

  • The candidate must attempt every semester or annual exam.

Eligible Courses

Courses from GR 07/10/17 (DHE courses) can apply. EBC scholarship is applicable for Government approved courses.

  • The Courses approved by Government, University, AICTE, PCI, COA, MCI, NCTE etc. are eligible.
  • Professional and non-professional courses which come Under Directorate of Higher Education
  • Government or Non-government aided or Partially Aided – Unaided or Permanent Unaided College and Non-Agricultural Universities and Sub-Centers

EBC scholarship 2019-20 is available for economically backward class i.e. economically weaker section students. This scheme is applicable for those students who are appearing for any of the following courses:

  • Diploma: Engineering, Pharmacy, Hotel Management & Catering Technology
  • Graduation: Engineering, Pharmacy, Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Architecture
  • Post Graduation: MBA, MMS, MCA
  • Medical Education: MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, BUMS, BPTH, BOTH & Nursing
  • Agriculture: Diploma in Agri, Degree in Agri & related subjects, Fruit cultivation, Bio-Tech, Food technology, Agri Management, Post Graduation in Agri & related subjects
  • Animal, Fish & Milk Dept: Diploma in Animal & Milk, Degree in Animal, Milk, Fish science, Post-graduation in Animal

PLEASE NOTE: EBC scholarship is not applicable if the candidate is studying in Private Universities or Self-financed Private Universities.

Benefits of EBC Scholarship

EBC Scholarship BenefitsMaharashtra
EBC-Scholarship-Benefits-Maharashtra-Marathi
Fig. EBC-Scholarship-Benefits-Maharashtra-Marathi

More details about the benefits:

  • For a professional course, if Income is up to Rs.2,50,000/– Applicant will get the benefit of
    tuition fees(For Govt course-100%, For non-govt aided course-100%, for Partially aided
    courses-50%, for Permanent unaided course-50%)
  • For a professional course, if Income is between Rs.2,50,000/- to Rs.8,00,000/– Applicant
    will get the benefit of tuition fees(For Govt course-50%, For non-govt. aided course-50%, for
    Partially aided courses-50%, for Permanent unaided course-50%)
  • For non-professional course, if Income Upto Rs.8,00,000/- Applicant will get the benefit of
    tuition fees(For Govt course-100%, For non-govt. aided course-100%, for Partially aided
    courses-100%, for Permanent unaided course-100%)
  • For Professional course, if Income Upto Rs.8,00,000/- Applicant will get the benefit of
    Exam fees(For Govt. course-50%, For non-govt. aided course-50%, for Partially aided
    courses-50%, for Permanent unaided course-50%).
  • For Non- Professional course, if Income Upto Rs.8,00,000/– Applicant will get the benefit
    of Exam fees(For Govt. course-100%, For non-govt. aided course-100%, for Partially
    aided courses-100%, for Permanent unaided course-100%).

Download PDF file of Government EBC Scholarship Resolution

Required Documents

Documents to be submitted to the institute for verification and approval process of EBC scholarship 2019-20:

  • Domicile Certificate: Students should submit a domicile certificate issued by Authorized official (Generally Tehsildar).
  • Previous year Annual income certificate: Students should submit previous year Annual income certificate issued by Authorized official.
  • CAP Related document. (only for B.ed, Law, B. Ped, M. Ped).
  • Gap Related Document (if Gap is there)
  • Family Declaration Certificate about two children’s.
  • Attendance Certificate: Attendance Certificate with 50 % percentage form Concern College.
  • Previous year Mark sheet
  • Exam fee receipt: You may also need to produce a receipt of exam fees

Take three Copies of printout of the filled application form. Take Signature, attach required document and Undertaking.

Two copies, along with Documents, are to be submitted to the institution and the third one shall be returned as an acknowledgement.

Last Date

Application Re-apply has been commenced for A.Y. 19-20 from 3rd December 2020.

EBC form last date for application acceptance for A.Y. 2019-20 has been extended till 3rd Dec. 2020 for DTE, DHE and DMER departments. Please refer to the notice section of MahaDBT Website for more information.

Application Form

EBC scholarship 2019 application form & online registration is available at MahaDBT website. Registration is available in both English as well as the Marathi language.

Details required for EBC registration:

You may need the following details at the time of online EBC scholarship form filling.

  • Aadhaar No.: 12 digit aadhaar number
  • Personal Details – Name, Gender, Candidature type, Category, Religion, Date of Birth, Mother-tongue.
  • Admission Details – Admission year, program type, Institute name, course name, choice code, seat type, admission date, reporting date, CAP round, CAP Merit No., Contact Details, Other Personal Details, The Enrollment Number assigned by the University / MSBTE
  • Family Income Details (For Financial Year 2016-17): Total Family income including both parents, Income certificate issuing authority (Collector/Tahsildar/SDO), Income Certificate date & Number
  • Bank Details: Candidate Name as per bank record, Account Number, IFSC Code, Branch name, MICR Code,
  • Qualification details: SSC, HSC, Graduation etc.
  • Photograph: Scanned copy of Photograph

EBC Scholarship Renewal

  1. Last year, students availed of scholarship can apply for the Renewal scholarship.
  2. To Renew the application, a student should use an application ID from the list published on the website of DHE Pune, Higher Education Directorate.

EBC Scholarship Helpline

Candidates are hereby strictly informed to refer the Government Resolution for Fee Reimbursement and then Contact to the Concerned institution for queries in eligibility, password reset, etc. Contact to the concerned Regional Office if the institution is not able to handle the issue, then, below given are the contact details of DTE for help:

Helpline No.: 022-49150800

MahaDBT (Maharashtra Direct Benefit Transfer Dept.)

  • Phone No.: 18001025311
  • Email ID: [email protected]
  • Working Days: Monday to Saturday
  • Timing: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

DTE (Directorate of Technical Education)

  • Address: Directorate Of Technical Education, Maharashtra State, Mumbai, 3, Mahapalika Marg, Post Box No.1967, Opp Metro Cinema, Mumbai 400001
  • Administrative Queries: Phone No: 022-30233484/479 E-mail Id: [email protected]
  • Technical issues: Phone No: 022-30233438
  • E-mail id: [email protected]